Seagate 2KH203-002 16TB Hard Disk Drive
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Seagate 2KH203-002 16TB 7.2K RPM SAS 12GBPS 256MB Hard Drive New

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2KH203-002 16 Terabyte(TB) 7200 Revolutions Per Minute (RPM) Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS) 12 Gigabits Per Second (GBPS) 256 Megabytes(MB) 3.5 inch Hard Disk Drive | Made by Seagate | Brand New 3 Years Warranty
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Seagate 2KH203-002 16TB 7200 RPM SAS 12Gbps HDD

In the realm of data storage, the Seagate 2KH203-002 emerges as a titan, boasting an impressive 16 terabytes of storage capacity. Designed to meet the demands of high-performance computing and storage-intensive applications, this 3.5-inch Hard Disk Drive (HDD) combines cutting-edge technology with a colossal storage capacity. In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into the intricacies of the Seagate 2KH203-002, exploring its key features, specifications, and the benefits it brings to the table.

Key Features of SAS 12GBPS 256MB Hard DriveMassive Storage Capacity (16 Terabytes)

At the heart of the Seagate 2KH203-002 lies its colossal 16 terabytes of storage capacity. This mammoth capacity makes it an ideal solution for users dealing with large datasets, multimedia content, and applications that demand extensive storage space. Whether you're a professional content creator, data scientist, or IT professional, the vast storage of this HDD ensures you have ample space to store and access your data.

High-Speed Performance (7200 RPM)

The 7200 Revolutions Per Minute (RPM) spindle speed of the Seagate 2KH203-002 is a testament to its high-speed performance. This feature enhances data transfer rates, reduces latency, and accelerates overall system responsiveness. Users engaging in tasks that require quick access to data, such as video editing, gaming, or running complex applications, will appreciate the seamless performance delivered by the 7200 RPM speed.

Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS) Interface

The Seagate 2KH203-002 adopts the Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS) interface, a key element contributing to its exceptional performance. SAS technology facilitates faster data transfer rates, improved reliability, and enhanced scalability compared to its predecessor, SATA (Serial ATA). This makes the HDD suitable for enterprise-level applications where speed and reliability are paramount.

Blazing Data Transfer (12 Gigabits Per Second)

With a lightning-fast data transfer rate of 12 Gigabits Per Second (GBPS), the Seagate 2KH203-002 ensures swift and efficient data movement between the HDD and the connected system. This feature is crucial for applications that demand real-time data access, such as database management systems, server environments, and other data-intensive operations.

Ample Cache Size (256 Megabytes)

The 256 Megabytes (MB) cache size plays a pivotal role in optimizing data access speeds. By temporarily storing frequently accessed data, the cache minimizes read/write times, contributing to the overall efficiency of the HDD. This sizable cache ensures that the Seagate 2KH203-002 delivers consistent and responsive performance, particularly in scenarios where rapid data retrieval is essential.

Form Factor (3.5 inches)

The 3.5-inch form factor of the Seagate 2KH203-002 makes it a standard-sized hard drive, fitting seamlessly into desktop computers, workstations, and certain server configurations. This form factor ensures compatibility with a wide range of systems, making it a versatile storage solution for various computing environments.

Connectivity at its Finest: Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS)

In the realm of storage interfaces, Serial-Attached SCSI (SAS) stands out as a robust and high-performance option, and the Seagate 2KH203-002 fully embraces its capabilities. SAS offers advantages in terms of scalability, reliability, and speed, making it a preferred choice for enterprise environments. The 12 Gigabits Per Second (GBPS) transfer rate of the 2KH203-002 ensures that data can flow seamlessly between the drive and the host system, minimizing bottlenecks and optimizing overall system performance. The SAS interface is hot-swappable, allowing for easy replacement or addition of drives without disrupting system operations—a critical feature for systems requiring continuous uptime.

Benefits and Use Cases Enhanced Storage for Professionals

Professionals dealing with extensive data, such as video editors, content creators, and data scientists, will find the 16 terabytes of storage capacity invaluable. The Seagate 2KH203-002 provides a reliable solution for storing large files, datasets, and multimedia content without the need for multiple drives.

Optimal Performance for High-Intensity Tasks

The combination of a 7200 RPM spindle speed and the SAS interface equips the Seagate 2KH203-002 to handle high-intensity tasks with ease. Applications requiring quick data access, like gaming, 3D rendering, and simulations, will benefit from the HDD's high-speed performance.

Enterprise-Level Reliability

The SAS interface not only enhances speed but also brings enterprise-level reliability to the table. The Seagate 2KH203-002 is well-suited for server environments, data centers, and other enterprise applications where the stability of storage solutions is paramount.

Efficient Data Movement

With a data transfer rate of 12 GBPS, this HDD excels in scenarios where efficient data movement is critical. Businesses relying on quick and seamless data transfer, such as financial institutions and scientific research facilities, will appreciate the speed at which the Seagate 2KH203-002 operates.

Improved System Responsiveness

The substantial 256 MB cache size contributes to improved system responsiveness by reducing data access times. This benefits users engaged in multitasking, where the system needs to quickly retrieve and process data from the HDD.

General Information about the Seagate 2KH203-002
  • Manufacturer: Seagate
  • Part Number or SKU# 2KH203-002
  • Product Type: Hard Disk Drive
  • Product Line: Exos X16
  • Product Name: Exos X16 16 TB Hard Drive.
Best-Fit Applications
  • Hyperscale Applications/Cloud Data Centers
  • Massive Scale-Out Data Centers
  • Big Data Applications
  • High-Capacity Density Raid Storage
  • Mainstream Enterprise External Storage Arrays
  • Distributed File Systems, Including Hadoop And Ceph
  • Enterprise Backup And Restore— D2d, Virtual Tape
  • Centralized Surveillance
Key Features
  • Storage Capacity: 16 TB
  • Enclosure: Internal
  • Interface: Sas-12gbps
  • 512e Sector Size (Bytes Per Sector): 512
  • 4kn Sector Size (Bytes Per Sector): 4096
  • Drive Dimensions: 3.5 Inch
  • MTBF: 2.5 Million Hours
  • Helium Sealed-Drive Design: Yes
  • Super party: Yes
  • Low Halogen: Yes
  • Powerchoice™ Idle Power Technology: Yes
  • Powerchoice™ Power/Performance Technology: Yes
  • Low Halogen/Hot-Plug Support: Yes
  • Organic Solderability Preservative: Yes
  • Rsa 2048 Firmware Verification (Sd&D): Yes
Drive Performance
  • Interface Access Speed (Gb/S): 12.0, 6.0, 3.0
  • Sustained Data Transfer Rate Od (Max): Up To 261, 249 Mbps
  • Random Read/Write 4k Qd16 Wcd (Iops): 170/440
  • Average Latency: 4.16 Ms
  • Interface Ports: Dual
  • Buffer: 256 Mb
  • Rotational Speed: 7.2k Rpm

In summary, the Seagate 2KH203-002 16TB HDD with 7200 RPM, SAS 12Gbps, and 256MB cache is a formidable storage solution that combines colossal capacity with high performance. Whether you are a professional managing large datasets, a gamer with a vast collection of titles, or an organization with demanding storage needs, this HDD ticks all the boxes. From its rapid rotational speed to the efficiency of SAS technology and the ample cache size, every aspect is meticulously crafted to deliver a storage experience that is both powerful and reliable. As technology continues to advance, the Seagate 2KH203-002 stands as a testament to the company's commitment to pushing the boundaries of what is possible in the realm of data storage.

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